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Tag: the creative life

How to Develop a Creative Mindset.

How to Develop a Creative Mindset.

Here is something absolutely beautiful for you this dark, wet evening. It’s a piece of music called ‘Come, Gentle Night’ by Polish composer Abel Korzeniowski, click HERE.  If you would ask me how to develop a creative mindset I would say immerse yourself in all the […]

#MeToo Ophelia

#MeToo Ophelia

The worst of the storm I think has passed, though don’t quote me. I wish I could say I’ve been using the time creatively but it’s been hard to settle to anything. Yesterday was eerily still and today was all waiting, and worry for loved […]

Life Through a Lens

‘When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs, when images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.’ – Ansel Adams That quote from landscape photographer Ansel Adams, I’ve used it a few times in posts lately, came along when I needed it most. I stopped analysing, […]

Gift From The Sea

Gift From The Sea

One of the books I’ve read recently is ‘Gift From the Sea’ by Anne Morrow Lindbergh. ”In this inimitable, beloved classic—graceful, lucid and lyrical—Anne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment as she set them down […]

Here’s the News…

Here’s the News…

Dear readers, there’s a lot going on right now. Here’s just a selection… Preparing Our Home for a Magazine Photo Shoot There’s nothing quite like knowing your home is going to be photographed to inspire a clean up! My interview and shoot with Irish Country […]

‘Before the World was Made…’

‘Before the World was Made…’

“If I make the lashes dark And the eyes more bright And the lips more scarlet, Or ask if all be right From mirror after mirror, No vanity’s displayed: I’m looking for the face I had Before the world was made. What if I look […]